In this question ,there is a word writen in capital letter, with one letter underlined. For each letter in that word there is a code written. That code is denoted by either 1 , 2, 3, 4 or 5 notin the same order. you have to find out the exact code for the underlined letter in the word. The number of that code is the answer.
1. N 2. G 3. P 4. F 5. C
Answer : 5
Explanation : Given that, For each letter in the word (FLIES) there is a code written and also that code is denoted by either 1 , 2, 3, 4 or 5
Apply the below code, It exactly matches the Given Condition
Letters at odd- numbered places shift three positions backward and letters at even-numbered places shift two positions forward as in English alphabet.
Here, Odd- Numbered Places F, I , S shift three positions backward in English Alphabet.
Even- Numbered Places L, E shift two positions forward in English Alphabet.
Therefore, exact code for the underline letter (F) is C.
So the Answer is 5.
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